Ensembler acquired from Arclight
LONDON — Pathe has acquired U.K. rights to “Crash,” the debut feature of Emmy-winning Canadian director Paul Haggis, which Arclight is selling internationally.Ensembler follows a multiracial group of characters whose lives interconnect following a car accident in Los Angeles. Cast includes Sandra Bullock, Don Cheadle, Matt Dillon, Jennifer Esposito, Brendan Fraser, Jason Isaacs, Ludacris, Thandie Newton, Ryan Phillippe and Larenz Tate. Haggis, whose TV credits include “Due South” and “EZ Streets,” also wrote the screenplay. He produced the film with Cathy Schulman, Cheadle, Bob Yari, Mark Harris and Bobby Moresco.